Canada hosting 2026 World Cup? Dream on

Members of Team Spain celebrate after winning the World Cup in Johannesburg, South Africa, in 2010....

Members of Team Spain celebrate after winning the World Cup in Johannesburg, South Africa, in 2010. Canada is in its initial stages of planning a 2026 World Cup bid, but this nation's soccer program is in no shape to host the event, Kurt Larson writes. (REUTERS)

KURTIS LARSON, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 1:12 PM ET

Canada is in the initial stages of planning a 2026 World Cup bid.

We still have no idea how Canadian Soccer Association technical director Tony Fonseca is planning to fix the program — he hasn’t addressed the media since taking over last year — but, hey, we’re apparently going after the biggest sporting event the world has ever known.


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